cuspidation cuspidation n. a decoration using cusps. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • cuspidation — [kus΄pə dā′shən] n. the use of cusps for decoration, as in architecture …   English World dictionary

  • cuspidation — noun Date: 1848 decoration with cusps …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • cuspidation — /kus pi day sheuhn/, n. decoration with cusps, as in architecture. [1840 50; CUSPIDATE + ION] * * * …   Universalium

  • cuspidation — cus·pi·da·tion …   English syllables

  • cuspidation — cus•pi•da•tion [[t]ˌkʌs pɪˈdeɪ ʃən[/t]] n. decoration with cusps, as in architecture • Etymology: 1840–50 …   From formal English to slang

  • cuspidation — /kʌspəˈdeɪʃən/ (say kuspuh dayshuhn) noun decoration with cusps, as in architecture …   Australian English dictionary

  • cuspidation — noun a decoration using cusps • Hypernyms: ↑embellishment …   Useful english dictionary

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